VISA Check Card

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It looks like a credit card, but works like a check. The Red Wing Check Card is accepted everywhere the Visa logo is displayed. You can access cash from your savings or checking account from any automated teller machine displaying a Cirrus or Shazam logo.  

It's hassle-free! Forget about writing checks and paying interest on credit cards. Your purchases are automatically deducted from your checking account. 

No fees! This service has no-annual fee or per-transaction fee. Withdrawals at Red Wing CU’s drive-up ATM also carry no fee. ATM transactions completed elsewhere are charged a minimal surcharge in addition to any fee the originating bank sets. 

It's FAST! Our "instant issuance" technology allows us to print new check cards on-the-spot. New checking accountholders can leave with a new VISA Check card in their pocket. 

If your card is lost or demagnetized, stop in and get an instant replacement.
Your new card's appearance will be completely flat, like a hotel room key card, without the traditional embossed numbers. We offer 5 different cards designs, from local scenic images to a classic style for you to choose.

Are You "Card Smart"?

ATM cards and check/debit cards provide members the added convenience of accessing their money around the clock and around the world. So, how much do you know about these cards? Take this quiz and find out how "card smart" you are.

Q: What is the difference between an ATM card, a check card and a credit card?

A: ATM and debit cards connect directly to your savings or checking accounts electronically for ATM transactions. In addition, you can make purchases at retailers with your check card and the purchases are electronically withdrawn from your checking account. You may also use your ATM or check card to make deposits into your account. A credit card allows you to charge any amount up to your established credit limit.

Q: Where can you use your ATM and check cards?

A: ATM cards can be used at ATMs. Check cards can also be used at ATMs, for PIN-based or signature purchases. Check cards expand your shopping capabilities to most stores that accept MasterCard or VISA worldwide. The funds are deducted directly from your checking account.

Electronic banking is fast, efficient, and safe. You can get the most from your ATM or check card by knowing what it can do and how to use it wisely. In other words. . .Be "card smart"!

If you have any further questions regarding "smart cards" and how they may interface with your credit union accounts, call a member service representative today.


Contact Us
  • Red Wing Credit Union
    3303 North Service Drive
    Red Wing, MN 55066
  • Phone: 651-388-7133 or 1-888-388-7133 (toll free)
    Fax: 651-388-7137
  • Lobby:
    8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Mon - Fri
    8:30 a.m. - Noon, Sat
  • Drive-Up
    8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Mon - Fri
    8:30 a.m. - Noon, Sat

Federally insured by the NCUA up to $250,000
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